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Language Circles for international students and Finnish students start again!

News | 5.1.2017

Language circle is a free time activity carried out by international and Finnish students. There are voluntary meetings where international students can meet Finnish and other international students. Groups are available in different languages, and the idea is to use that specific language in the group so that the native speakers can help non-native speakers practice their language skills. It is completely up to the group members to decide what they want to do in their group.  At the end of the semester, the participants will receive a certificate to show that they have participated.

Language Circles in spring semester 2017

Language Circles will start in week 3 in Agora (2nd floor), Vesilinnantie 5 in the following times:

Chinese Mon 16.1. at 18.30 room 250
English Thu 19.1. at 16.00 room 245
Finnish for Foreigners Thu 19.1. at 18.00 room 251B
French Wed 18.1. at 18.00 room 245
German Wed 18.1. at 16.00 room 245
Italian Thu 19.1. at 16.30 room 250
Japanese Wed 18.1. at 18.30 room 250
Korean Tue 17.1. at 18.00 room 250
Russian Tue 17.1. at 16.00 room 250
Spanish Mon 16.1. at 18.00 room 245
Swedish Mon 16.1. at 16.30 room 250

Come and meet new people and learn about different languages and cultures! No need to sign up but there will be changes in the times and places after the first meeting, so it is advisable to attend the first meeting. If you are not able to come to the first meeting, please see this intranet page for more information after the first meeting has taken place. The group leaders' e-mail addresses will be published here and you will be able to contact them directly.

For general information about language circles, please contact